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First Baptist Church
701 26th Avenue
Meridian, Mississippi 39301

Sanctuary

OHS Database ID 48312.

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Status and Condition

The state of this organ is unknown to the database, being undocumented or unreported.
The condition of the organ is in not known or has not been reported to the Database.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition July 22, 2011.
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Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Three manuals. 5 divisions. 41 stops. 57 registers. 50 ranks. 3006 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

Traditional style console with roll top.

Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Adjustable combination pistons. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard.

Notes

  • Identified through online information from Jeff Scofield. (Database Manager. July 22, 2011)

Online Documents

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Photographs

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Church exterior, side view. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2017-10-30
Church exterior, front view. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2017-10-30
Sanctuary interior from floor. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2017-10-30
Sanctuary interior angle. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2017-10-30
Console. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2017-10-30
Choirloft and chamber openings. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2017-10-30
Chancel, exposed pipes and console. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2017-10-30
Sanctuary interior. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2017-10-30

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Stoplist

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  • Stoplist courtesy of the Schantz Organ Co.
  • Click Here Stoplist courtesy of the Schantz Organ Co. Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.
  • . Source: Stoplist copied from the console October 30, 2017
           First Baptist Church
           Vicksburg, Mississippi
    
           Reuter   Op.  142   1925   3/30
           Reuter   Op. 1029   1953   4/47
           Schantz  Nr. 2152   1999   3/50
           ___________________________________________________
    
           GREAT                          SWELL
    
       16' Violone           pf       16' Rohrgedeckt       61
        8' Principal         61        8' Geigen Diapason   61
        8' Harmonic Flute    pf        8' Rohrflöte         12
        8' Bourdon           61        8' Salicional        61
        8' Violone           pf        8' Voix Celeste      61
        4' Octave            61        8' Erzähler          61
        4' Koppelflöte       61        8' Erzähler Celeste  61
        2' Fifteenth         61        4' Principal         61
       IV  Mixture          244        4' Traversflöte      61
        8' Trumpet           61    2 2/3' Nasard            61
           Tremulant                   2' Octavin           61
           Sub                     1 3/5' Tierce            61
           Unison Off                 IV  Plein Jeu        244
           Super                      16' Basson            61
        8' Festival Trumpet  CH        8' Trompette         61
           Chimes            25        8' Oboe              12
           Zimbelstern                 8' Vox Humana        pf
           MIDI                        4' Clairon           12
                                          Tremulant         
           CHOIR                          Sub
                                          Unison Off
        8' English Principal 61           Super
        8' Voce Umana        61           MIDI
        8' Stopped Diapason  61
        8' Dolce Flute       61           PEDAL
        8' Flute Celeste     49
        4' Octave            61       32' Resultant         --
        4' Spire Flute       61       16' Principal         32
        2' Gemshorn          61       16' Bourdon           32
    1 1/3' Quinte            61       16' Violone           pf
       IV  Mixture          244       16' Rohrgedeckt       SW
        8' Clarinet          61        8' Octave            12
           Tremulant                   8' Bourdon           12
        8' Festival Trumpet  61        8' Violone           pf
           Sub                         8' Rohrgedeckt       SW
           Unison Off                  4' Choralbass        32
           Super                       4' Flute             12
           MIDI                      III  Mixture           pf
                                      32' Contre Bombarde   pf
           SOLO (floating)            16' Bombarde          32
                                      16' Basson            SW
        8' Doppel Flute      61        8' Bombarde          12
        8' Violoncello       61        8' Trumpet           GT
        8' Cello Celeste     61        4' Clarion           GT
        4' French Horn       61        4' Oboe              SW
        8' Corno di Bassetto pf        8' Festival Trumpet  CH
           Tremulant                      MIDI
           Solo Stops on Great
           Solo Stops on Swell
           Solo Stops on Choir
    
             [Received from Jeff Scofield November 17, 2017]
  • Click Here . Source: Stoplist copied from the console October 30, 2017 Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.